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Woody Guthrie’s sister, Mary Jo Guthrie Edgmon, 91, and son, Arlo Guthrie, tell stories Friday about Woody during the Woody Guthrie Festival in Okemah. Photos by Sarah Phipps, The Oklahoman SARAH PHIPPS

Woody Guthrie's life prompts tales to be recorded

Published: Sat, Jul 12, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Okemah residents, Guthrie family members and musicians gathered inside the Okfuskee County History Center to casually swap stories about the late, great, songwriting legend.

OGE Energy Corp. headquarters development team looks at large housing, hotel in Oklahoma City

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The Chicago firm hired to help develop a new headquarters for OGE Energy Corp. is seeking to possibly acquire the south half of the downtown Oklahoma City block for a larger mixed-use project.

Sports Illustrated's 'Dirty Game' articles spark false-light lawsuit

News | Published: Fri, Jul 11, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Sports Illustrated magazine has been sued — accused of maliciously publishing false information regarding the relationship between Oklahoma State University football athletes and a representative of Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

Longtime Oklahoma Pardon and Parole Board member dies

News | Updated: 28 min ago

Currie Ballard, who was about to finish his second full term on the Oklahoma Pardon and Parole Board, died this week in his home. Sign the guestbook

Two killed in Enid, Oklahoma, crash early Friday

News | Published: Fri, Jul 11, 2014

A car collided with a tractor-trailer early Friday.

Oklahoma House speaker approves interim studies for everything from firing squads to cedar trees

News | Published: Fri, Jul 11, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Death penalty, cedar trees are among the topics to be studied by Oklahoma lawmakers.







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Longtime Oklahoma Pardon and Parole Board member dies

News | Updated: 28 min ago

Currie Ballard, who was about to finish his second full term on the Oklahoma Pardon and Parole Board, died this week in his home.

Oklahoma City man arrested, accused of child prostitution

News | Published: Fri, Jul 11, 2014

An Oklahoma City man accused of acting as a pimp for two underage girls was arrested last month, police said. Oklahoma City police arrested Kevin Alando Martin II, 29, on complaints...

Oklahoma Otasco store outlives the parent company

Business | Updated: 8 hr ago | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

The former statewide brand lives on in just two Oklahoma towns — Marlow and Beaver.

Female Yahoo Exec Sued By a Female Employee for Sexual Harassment

Business | Published: Fri, Jul 11, 2014 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

Maria Zhang, a top executive at Yahoo, is being sued for sexual harassment, wrongful termination, and intentional infliction of emotional distress, Gawker reports. The complaint was filed today by Nan...


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